Physician - Emergency Medicine

Roanoke, VA

Specialty Emergency Medicine
Profession Physician


Emergency Medicine

Job Summary:

We are seeking an Emergency Medicine Residency Program Director for our established ACGME accredited program in Roanoke, Virginia.

Qualified candidates:
  • Board certified in emergency medicine
  • 3+ years of teaching and/or administrative experience
  • Demonstrated experience in a leadership role
  • Ongoing involvement in scholarly activity, including peer-reviewed publications
  • Strong administrative and team building skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • We are offering competitive compensation for both administrative and clinical time

About our residency program:
  • Our emergency medicine residency program started in 2019
  • Full complement of 24 residents
  • Program director responsibilities include:
    • Clinical teaching and supervision of residents
    • Core program clinical teaching
    • General administration
    • GME committees/meetings
    • GME lecturing/teaching conferences
    • GME recruiting/interviewing
    • GME research/scholarly activity
    • Resident evaluation/mentoring
    • Program evaluation
  • Program Director will oversee the success and maintenance of certification of the program in compliance with Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) requirements and the Policies and Procedures of the sponsoring institution
  • The program director will report directly to the Regional Medical Director and HCA hospital leadership
  • The program director should build upon the exceptional established educational program
About our hospital:
  • Fully accredited, 506-bed acute care facility
  • Two free-standing EDs in addition to the main medical center
  • Regional leader in utilizing the latest imaging, surgical and medical technology
  • Serves as LewisGale Regional Health System’s tertiary facility for specialized care, offering a multitude of medical and surgical specialties
  • Accredited Stroke Center
  • Accredited Chest Pain Center
  • LewisGale Regional Health System includes four hospitals, two cancer centers, and six outpatient centers.
  • We partner with hundreds of physicians – both independent and employed – who share our common commitment of providing superior, compassionate care and evidence-based medicine. Our network of hospitals consistently ranks among the top in the nation for clinical outcomes and evidence-based clinical processes.

As a place to live and play, the southwest region of Virginia has it all. Roanoke’s ‘innovation corridor’ has become a hub for tech-forward industries including healthcare, technology, and advanced manufacturing. Our scenic beauty offers the opportunity to balance work with recreation, whether it is enjoying local arts and culture, fantastic restaurants and breweries, hiking on the Appalachian Trail, water sports on Smith Mountain Lake, or biking in the nation’s 2nd largest municipal park. With nationally-recognized colleges and universities nearby, including Virginia Tech and Radford University, the area continues to attract forward thinking businesses to our talent-rich and business friendly environment. Conveniently located, our location offers a few hours drive to Washington, DC, Richmond, VA, and Charlotte, NC.